Ongoing The Fort Worth Zoo. This home to nearly 7,000 native and exotic animals is ranked the no. 5 zoo in the nation by USA Travel Guide. Admission $14 13+, $10 seniors 65+ and children 3-12, children 2 & under free. Parking $5. Half-price tickets are available every Wednesday. Open 365 days a year! Hrs. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat. & Sun. See web site for holiday hours. For more information 817-871-7050, www.fortworthzoo.org. 1989 Colonial Pkwy.
Ongoing See the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History’s World Trade Center Beam Exhibit. This 9/11 tribute exhibit features the largest World Trade Center artifact in Texas. The beam is a full-façade panel that once supported the three floors (101-103) that were located just above the center of the impact zone of the North Tower. The artifact, one of the few recovered pieces the National Institute of Standards and Technology has been able to trace to the exact location in the structure, is the focus of a permanent exhibit. Free admission. Hrs. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun. noon-5 p.m. For more information, 817-255-9300, www.fortworthmuseum.org. 1600 Gendy St.
Ongoing “Legacy” at Sid Richardson Museum. This free exhibition depicts the clash of cultures of the 19th century American West. The legacy of conflicts among cowboys, soldiers, explorers and Indigenous Americans during westward expansion continues to impact America today. Celebrating Sid Richardson’s legacy of philanthropy and collecting art, the exhibition features 42 of the Museum’s dynamic paintings of the 19th century American West by Frederic Remington, Charles M. Russell and their contemporaries. Three bronze sculptures by Remington and Russell and one Russell painting are on loan from a private collection. Open daily except major holidays. Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. & Sat. 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. Free admission and tours. Free valet parking in Sundance Square. For more information, www.sidrichardsonmuseum.org. 309 Main Street in Sundance Square, 817-332-6554.
Ongoing The Kimbell Art Museum’s renowned European masterpieces, paintings and sculptures, dating from antiquity through the 18th century, include Michelangelo’s Torment of Saint Anthony and Caravaggio’s Cardsharps. Visitors will also see antiquities from Greece, Rome and Egypt. Late 18th-century through mid-20th-century works are on view in the north galleries. Admire Impressionist and post-Impressionist favorites Cézanne, Monet, Picasso, Matisse and Mondrian. The permanent exhibition is free. Hrs. Tues.-Thurs. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. noon-8 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., Closed Mon. For more information call 817-332-8451, www.kimbellart.org. 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Ongoing Grapevine Vintage Railroad. Take a nostalgic ride on two Victorian-style locomotives. “Puffy,” the 1896 steam locomotive, is the oldest continuously operating steam engine in the South; “Vinny” is a 1953 GP-7 diesel locomotive. The trains run seasonally Fri., Sat. & Sun. round trip between downtown Grapevine and the Fort Worth Stockyards. The Grapevine to the Stockyards run departs at 1 p.m. and arrives in the Stockyards around 2:15 p.m. The return trip departs the Stockyards at 4:15 p.m. and arrives back in Grapevine about 5:45 p.m. The hour-long Trinity River Fun Run leaves from the Stockyards at 2:45 p.m. Pricing varies, see web site for details. For information, 817-410-3123, www.stockyardsstation.com/attractions, www.grapevinetexasusa.com/grapevine-vintage-railroad. Grapevine station, 705 S. Main St. Open 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Stockyards Station, noon-4:30 p.m. 140 E. Exchange Ave.
Ongoing See the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History’s newly reimagined exhibit, DinoLabs. Filled with cutting-edge technology and treasured artifacts from the Museum’s paleontology collection, this updated exhibit will enthrall, entertain and engage. $15 Gen. Ad., 12+. For more information, 817-255-9300, www.fwmuseum.org/dinolabs-dinodig, 1600 Gendy St.
Ongoing The Christian Arts Museum. The Christian Arts Museum showcases “Inspirational Art,” including a three dimensional, full-size exhibition that recreates Leonardo da Vinci’s famous painting, The Last Supper. Free admission. Hrs. Wed.-Sat. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. For more information, 817-332-7878, www.cacmuseum.org. 3221 Hamilton Ave.
Ongoing Fort Worth Stockyards Historical District’s Texas Longhorn Cattle Drive. Twice daily, herders dressed in 19th-century cowboy gear drive 15-17 head of cattle down Exchange Ave. Best viewing areas for the drives are the front lawn of the Livestock Exchange Bldg. or across the street near the Stockyards Visitor’s Center. Free. Times 11:30 a.m. & 4 p.m. daily, weather permitting. No cattle drives on major holidays. For more information, 817-336-4373, www.fortworthherd.com. Along E. Exchange Ave.
Ongoing Public tours at Kimbell Art Museum. Join knowledgeable docents for regularly scheduled tours focusing on the permanent collection and special exhibitions. Permanent Collection: Wednesdays, 2 p.m., Sundays, 3 p.m. Architecture Tours: Two Buildings, One Museum Saturdays, 2 p.m. No reservations are required. Admission is required for nonmembers to visit paid special exhibitions: $18 adults, $16 seniors 60+, $16 students with ID, $14 children 6-11, children under 6 are free. Museum Hrs. Tues.-Thurs. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. noon-8 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., Closed Mon. For more information, www.kimbellart.org/learn/gallery-tours/public-tours. 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Ongoing The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. See more than 2,000 artifacts about the remarkable women that shaped the West. Hrs. Tue.-Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Open on Mon. during Summer and Stock Show only. Closed for major holidays; see web site for details. Admission $10 13+, $8 seniors 60+, $8 children 3-12, children 3 & under free with paid adult. For more information, 817-336-4475, 800-476-3263, www.cowgirl.net. 1720 Gendy St.
Ongoing Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge. This 3,621-acre refuge is one of the largest city-owned nature centers in the United States. It was designated as a National Natural Landmark in 1980 and offers special events, educational programs and naturalist-led nature hikes. Admission $5 adults, $2 children 3-12, free to children under 3, $3 seniors 65+, $1 discount per person with Military ID-Active/Retired. Hrs. Refuge 8 a.m.-5 p.m.: hours vary for special events. See web site for details. For more information, 817-392-7410, www.fwnaturecenter.org. 9601 Fossil Ridge Rd.
Ongoing Fort Worth Botanic Garden. Stroll through this 109-acre park of trees and flowers, then to the greenhouse, cafe and the waterways. The main gardens are free & open daily from dawn until dusk. A small fee is required for the 7.5 acre Japanese garden, which is open daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and offers tours that take about an hour. A small fee is also required for the conservatory, which is open Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun. 1-6 p.m. For more information, 817-392-5510, www.fwbg.org. 3220 Botanic Garden Blvd.
Ongoing Fort Worth Trinity Park. The Log Cabin Village living history museum depicts the lifestyle of pioneers who settled this area in the mid-to-late 1800s. Admission $5 adults 18+, $4.50 children ages 4-17 and 60+, $4 groups of 10 or more. Free for ages 3 & under. Hrs. Tues.-Fri. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. & Sun. 1-5 p.m. For more information, 817-392-5881, www.logcabinvillage.org. 2100 Log Cabin Village Ln.
Ongoing The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. See history and nature with stunning IMAX cinematography and audio. This month’s features include Dream Big, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Dolphins, Mysteries of China, and Dinosaurs Alive! Gen. Ad. $8 adults, $7 juniors 2-12, $7 seniors 65+. For complete list of show times, 817-255-9540, www.fortworthmuseum.org/omni-imax-now-showing. 1600 Gendy St.
Ongoing THINK: An Exploration into Making the World Work Better is at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. Consider the way science and technology define life in the 21st century, perhaps in ways you may not realize. THINK, created and developed by IBM, is an experience that celebrates the wonders of our technological world and explores the possibilities of tomorrow. Gen. Ad. $11-$15. Hrs. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun. noon-5 p.m. For more information, 817-255-9300, www.fortworthmuseum.org. 1600 Gendy St.
Fridays & Saturdays Four Day Weekend comedy. This six-member comedy troupe in downtown Fort Worth weaves audience participation, videos and music into their improvisational skills. The talented cast has created the longest-running live show in Fort Worth’s history. Tickets $20. Ages 18+ are welcome. Performances Fri. & Sat., 7:30 p.m. & 10 p.m. For information, 817-226-4329, www.fourdayweekend.com. 312 Houston St.
Every Sunday The Cowtown Opry performs on the steps of the Historic Livestock Exchange Building in the Fort Worth Stockyards celebrating the rich musical legacy of Texas and the American West. Free to the public. 2 p.m. www.cowtownopry.org. 817-366-9675. 131 E. Exchange Ave.
Through April 2 FOCUS: Stanley Whitney at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Whitney investigates the intricate possibilities of color and form in the realm of abstract painting. Whitney is known for his multicolored, irregular grids on square canvases. Taking the essentialist grid of minimalism as his cue, his configurations are uneven geometric lattices comprised of vibrant stacked color blocks that vary in hue, shape, and the handling of the paint. Tickets $10 adults 13+, $4 students with ID & seniors 60+. Free for children 12 & under and Modern members. For more information, 817-738-9215, www.themodern.org/exhibition/Upcoming/FOCUS-Stanley-Whitney/3072. 3200 Darnell St.
Through April 22 Claws is at the Sea Life Grapevine Aquarium. Get crabby at the Claws exhibit, as it hosts different crustaceans from around the world. See coconut crabs, porcupine crabs, lively land crabs and even lobsters. Don’t miss the Japanese spider crab, the largest arthropod in the world, with legs that can reach 12-feet across when fully grown! Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m., Sun 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tickets $15 adults, $12 children 3-12. For more information, 877-819-7677, http://bit.ly/1Ri2Okb. 3000 Grapevine Mills Pkwy., #525 Grapevine, TX 76051.
Through April 23 Donald Sultan: The Disaster Paintings at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. A painter, sculptor, and printmaker, Sultan is regarded for his ongoing large-scale still lifes featuring structural renderings of fruit, flowers, and other everyday objects, often abstracted and set against a rich, black background; but he is also noted for his significant industrial landscape series that began in the early 1980s entitled the Disaster Paintings, on which the artist worked for nearly a decade. Tickets $10 adults, 13+, $4 students with ID & seniors 60+. Free for children 12 & under and Modern members. Hrs. Tues.-Thurs. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., closed Mon. For more information, 817-738-9215, www.themodern.org/exhibitions/upcoming. 3200 Darnell St.
Through April 30 Exhibit: Invented Worlds of Valton Tyler at Amon Carter Museum of American Art. For more than 40 years, Texas-born artist Valton Tyler has depicted imaginative worlds and captivating artworks that feature unique interplays of the identifiable, organic, mechanistic, and surreal. One of the only etching series he ever created, along with graphite drawings and large-scale paintings, are brought together for the first time in this rare exhibition of a local talent whose work defies artistic categorization. Admission free. Hrs. Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. For more information, 817-738-1933, www.cartermuseum.org/exhibitions/invented-worlds-of-valton-tyler. 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Through May 7 Pure Quill: Photographs by Barbara Van Cleeve is at The National Cowgirl Museum. Many people are familiar with Van Cleve’s work because of her 1995 book Hard Twist: Western Ranch Women, which was also an exhibition that traveled to museums for a decade including the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. Experience the other themes she addresses including her Rodeo as Dance series, her striking portraits using the moon and stars as a light source, and her documentation of the Spanish Mission Trail in Baja, California, which she has recorded for more than two decades. Tickets $10 adults 13+, $8 children 4-12 & seniors 60+. Free for children 3 & under. For more information, 817-336-4475, www.cowgirl.net. 1720 Gendy St.
Through May 7 Step into the pages of beloved children’s books with this adventure in early literature at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. Storyland brings classic picture books to life: The Tale of Peter Rabbit, The Snowy Day, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, Where’s Spot? and more. Designed for children up to eight years old, Storyland helps visitors discover that it’s never too early to develop a love of reading. For more information, www.fortworthmuseum.org/storyland. 1600 Gendy St.
Through June 4 David Ellis: Animal at Amon Carter Museum of American Art. Animal inaugurates an exciting new cycle of video installations at the Amon Carter. In 2010, Landmarks, the public art program at the University of Texas at Austin, commissioned multimedia artist Ellis (b. 1971) to create a video during a six-week residency there. Ellis and his collaborators, cinematographer Chris Keohane and composer Roberto Lango, created a film of the artist painting creatures, landscapes, and abstractions to an accompanying soundtrack. Admission free. Hrs. Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., closed Mon. For more information, 817-738-1933, www.cartermuseum.org/exhibitions. 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Through June 4 Dora & Diego – Let’s Explore! at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. Children and families are invited to the enchanting world of Dora the Explorer, her animal-rescuing cousin Diego, and their friends Boots and Baby Jaguar! Here they can explore Isa’s Flowery Garden, help Tico gather nuts, join the Pirate Piggies crew as they set sail, and search for baby animals in the Rainforest Maze. Children will role-play, solve problems, practice sharing and caring behaviors, and learn Spanish words. Everyone will celebrate a successful day – “We did it! ¡Lo hicimos!” Hrs. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun. noon-5 p.m. For more information, 817-255-9300, www.fwmsh.org/dora-diego. 1600 Gendy St.
Through July 2 Avedon in Texas: Selections from In the American West at Amon Carter Museum of American Art. When renowned New York City fashion and portrait photographer Richard Avedon agreed in late 1978 to take on a commission from the Amon Carter to create a portrait of the American West through its people, he was filled with uncertainty about whether the project would succeed. The following spring, at Rattlesnake Round-Up in Sweetwater, Texas, he created evocative portraits that make it abundantly clear why In the American West has become a touchstone in photographic history. Admission free. Hrs. Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. For more information, 817-738-1933, www.cartermuseum.org/exhibitions/avedon-in-texas-selections-from-in-the-american-west. 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Through Aug. 6 Between the Lines: Gego as Printmaker exhibit at The Amon Carter Museum of American Art. From zigzags and curves to diagonals and scribbles, this small exhibition of prints by abstract artist Gego (1912-1994) celebrates the vibrant diversity of line. Admission free. Hrs. Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., closed Mon. For more information, 817-738-1933, www.cartermuseum.org/exhibitions. 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Through Oct. 8 The Amon Carter Museum of American Art exhibition is Abstract Texas: Midcentury Modern Painting. This exhibition presents the work of some of Texas’s most significant contributors to mid-twentieth century modernism—Jack Boynton, Ben L. Culwell, Seymour Fogel, Michael Frary, George Grammer, Robert O. Preusser, and Donald Weismann. Although geographically isolated from the progressive cultural environments of New York City and Los Angeles, these artists pioneered their own abstract styles that reflect their independent ambitions within the Lone Star State. Hrs. Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., closed Mon. For more information, 817-738-1933, www.cartermuseum.org/exhibitions. 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Through Nov. 11 Lone Star Murder Mysteries presents Fallen Angel. Rebecca Angel has been murdered! Apparently our “angel” has fallen on hard times and intends to climb back up any way she can: committing bank robbery, blackmail, even double-parking her horse. It also seems her little black diary reads like National Enquirer…and all the secrets are out! $59 per person for entertainment and dinner. For more information, 817-310-5588, www.texasstardinnertheater.com. 816 S. Main St., Grapevine, TX 76051.
Through Dec. 31 Donray Traveling Exhibits at the Arlington Museum of Art. This exhibit demonstrates the majesty of the Western American landscapes, birds, and performers. Donray’s technique captures the beauty of the natural world while commenting on the silent danger that exists out in the open or secluded spaces. For more information, www.arlingtonmuseum.org. 201 W. Main St., Arlington, TX 76010.
Through Sept. 2, 2018 Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 34 is at Amon Carter Museum of American Art. The Amon Carter has commissioned a large-scale, site-specific installation of more than eighty miles of multicolored thread by internationally celebrated Mexican-born, Dallas-based artist Gabriel Dawe. Words cannot do justice to the transformative power of Dawe’s sculptural marvels, which he weaves from thousands of thin strands. They look like frozen light and Technicolor vaporous mist, drawing attention to the majestic architecture and natural light of the museum’s Atrium. Admission free. Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., closed Mon. For more information, 817-738-1933, www.cartermuseum.org/exhibitions. 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
3-26 Magnolia at the Modern. This ongoing series features critically-acclaimed films. March’s showings: 3-5, Neruda, 17-19, Kedi. 24-26, Land of Mine. Tickets are $9, $7 for Modern members, $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show is half price. Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, www.themodern.org/films/category/Magnolia-at-the-Modern/289. 3200 Darnell St.
3,4,10,11,17,18,24,25,31 Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District Cowtown Coliseum hosts the Stockyards Championship Rodeo. Reserved box seats & VIP $24, Gen. Ad. $19, seniors 60+, $14 & children 3-12, $10. 8 p.m. www.StockyardsRodeo.com. 817-625-1025. 121 E. Exchange Ave.
4,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18,19,25 Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District-Cowtown Coliseum hosts Pawnee Bill’s Wild West Show. Family friendly entertainment. Box seats $18, Gen. Ad. $15, seniors 60+ $11 & children 3-12, $8. Performances 2:30 p.m. & 4:30 p.m. www.StockyardsRodeo.com. 817-625-1025. 121 E. Exchange Ave.
4-July 2 The Amon Carter Museum of American Art presents the exhibit: Homer and Remington in Black and White. Winslow Homer (1836-1910) and Frederic Remington (1861-1909) were among the most accomplished American artists of their day. While they both personally measured the success of their careers by the recognition they received from critics and patrons for their oil paintings, they likely would never have obtained the status of American greats without their mutual involvement in the world of illustration. Wide distribution in the leading periodicals of the day assured that they became household names. Hrs. Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., closed Mon. For more information, 817-738-1933, www.cartermuseum.org/exhibitions. 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
9-April 9 Stage West Theatre presents Deer. Ken and Cynthia have been married for 30 years. While driving to their vacation home for the weekend, they hit a deer. Ken seriously just wants to spend the weekend alone with his wife, but Cynthia seriously will not abandon their lifeless, bloody new pet. As the carcass begins to take over their lives, secrets surface, sanity slips, and someone may not be quite as dead as they should be. Times and ticket prices vary. For more information, www.stagewest.org. 817-784-9378. 821/823 W. Vickery Blvd. in Fort Worth.
17-April 16 Jubilee Theatre presents Two Trains Running. The civil rights movement is sweeping across Pittsburgh’s Hill District in 1969 and Memphis Lee’s diner is scheduled to be torn down, a casualty of the city’s renovation project. Struggling to cope with a rapidly changing world, Memphis and the diner regulars fight to hang on to their solidarity and sense of community. Performance times and prices vary. For tickets and additional information, www.jubileetheatre.org. 817-338-4411. 506 Main St.
18-Sept.10 The Amon Carter Museum of American Art presents Fluid Expressions: The Prints of Helen Frankenthaler. Although widely known for her iconic “soak-stain” canvases, Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) was an equally inventive printmaker who took risks in a medium not frequently explored by abstract expressionists. Fluid Expressions: The Prints of Helen Frankenthaler highlights the artist’s often-overlooked, yet highly original and whimsical print production. Hrs. Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., closed Mon. For more information, 817-738-1933, www.cartermuseum.org/exhibitions. 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
21-26 Let It Be presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth. The end of The Beatles era was never thought to be in sight when The Beatles played their last show on the roof of Apple Offices in 1969. Imagine what would have been if The Beatles continued their journey. Enter a time capsule and turn back in time to what would have been John Lennon’s 40th Birthday – Oct. 9, 1980. For one night, the fab four come together again on stage after a decade apart, performing hits like “Back in the USSR,” “Live and Let Die,” “Got to Get You Into My Life,” “My Sweet Lord,” “Hey Jude” and many more hits The Beatles never performed live. “Imagine” a night that never happened! For more information and to purchase tickets, 817-212-4280, www.basshall.com. 525 Commerce St.
24 Billy Bob’s Texas-Tracy Lawrence. Tickets $16 & $25. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
24-April 9 One Slight Hitch at Runway Theater. It’s Courtney’s wedding day, and her mom, Delia, is making sure that everything is perfect. The groom is perfect, the dress is perfect, and the decorations (assuming they arrive) will be perfect. Then, like in any good farce the doorbell rings and all hell breaks loose. So much for perfect. Performances 8 p.m. Fri. & Sat., 3 p.m. Sun. Ticket prices $22-$25. For more information, www.runwaytheatre.com. 817-488-4842. 215 N. Dooley St., Grapevine, TX 76051.
25 BeautyKind Unites at AT&T Stadium. The inaugural concert to raise funds for the American Heart Association will feature award-winning artists including Demi Lovato, The Band Perry and Jake Owen. Fifty percent of each ticket sale will be donated to the charity of the customer’s choice. One AT&T Way, Arlington, TX 76011.
25 Billy Bob’s Texas-Aaron Watson. Tickets $16, $25 & $35. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
25-March 25, 2018 The Amon Carter Museum of American Art presents the exhibit; Darryl Lauster: Trace. Texas-based artist Darryl Lauster (b. 1969) created ten fragmentary Carrara marble tablets and carved phrases in them using a font reminiscent of the ones used on monuments. The blocks of stone seemingly speak essential truths—such as language from American founding documents, various militia and splinter group manifestos, and parts of the inscription on the Statue of Liberty—uniting fundamental phrases intended for entirely different purposes and obscuring their original meanings. Hrs. Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., closed Mon. For more information, 817-738-1933, www.cartermuseum.org/exhibitions. 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
26 Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District’s Cowtown Coliseum hosts the Wild West Promotions 2017 Saddle Series Barrel Racing at 11 a.m. This event is open for contestants of all ages and has youth, adult, and senior contests available. Tickets, $5, are only available the morning of the event at the Box Office or can be reserved through www.StockyardsRodeo.com. 121 E. Exchange Ave.
26 Billy Bob’s Texas-World’s Largest Karaoke Fest & Competition, Qualifier Event #1. Tickets $10. Performance 6 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
26-June 25 Louis Kahn: The Power of Architecture exhibit at the Kimbell Art Museum. The American architect Louis Kahn (1901-1974) is regarded as one of the great master builders of the 20th century. With complex spatial compositions and a choreographic mastery of light, Kahn created buildings of archaic beauty and powerful universal symbolism. The exhibition encompasses an unprecedented and diverse range of architectural models, original drawings, photographs and films. $18 adults, $16 seniors 60+, $16 students with ID, $14 children 6-11, children under 6 are free. Museum Hrs. Tues.-Thurs. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. noon-8 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., Closed Mon. For more information, www.kimbellart.org/exhibition/louis-kahn-power-architecture. 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd.
29-30 Greater Tuna presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth. Greater Tuna is a hilarious and irreverent comedy about Texas’ third smallest town, where the Lion’s Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies. The eclectic band of Tuna citizens – men, women, children, and animals alike – are portrayed by ONLY 2 performers, making this satire on life in rural America both crazy and delightful. For more information and to purchase tickets, 817-212-4280, www.basshall.com. 525 Commerce St.
30-April 1 Fort Worth Wine and Food Festival. The foodie extravaganza honors the distinctive nature of Fort Worth cooking, food, beverage and culinary traditions. Guests 21 and over are invited to events that infuse historic venues, homegrown flavors, celebrated local chefs, culinary professionals and wine makers into one taste-filled weekend. The signature events are held at various venues around Forth Worth and ticket package prices vary. For more information on events, venues and package options, go to www.fortworthfoodandwinefestival.com.
31 Billy Bob’s Texas-Shane Smith & The Saints. Tickets $12 & $16. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
Coming May 22-28 The 2017 DEAN & DELUCA Invitational. The PGA Tour golf tourney goliath returns to Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth for their 71st anniversary. The prestigious Tour draws top players from across the globe. Defending champion Jordan Spieth will take on all challengers for the $6.9 million purse. Tickets, which range from $50-$350 per day and must be purchased in advance. For more information, call 817-927-4281, www.DeanandDeLucaInvitational.com.